Stauffer-Breznik Funeral Home
412 West Main Street
Ringtown, PA 17967
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Raymond Nestor

1954 - 2020
Raymond Nestor Obituary

Raymond Nestor, 65, of Ringtown passed away Monday.

Ray was born in Newark, N.J., on Nov. 21, 1954, a son of the late Mary (Strenchock) and Thomas Raymond Nestor.

He was a 1972 graduate of Shenandoah Valley School District and attended the municipal officers training course at the Pennsylvania State Police Academy in Hershey. He began his career as a police officer in New Ringgold, then worked for 27 years, retiring at the rank of captain at the Shenandoah Police Department. He then went on to work with highway maintenance for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, retiring recently after 13 years.

He was a member of the Shenandoah 500 Club and FOP Lodge 25, and the AFSCME local. Ray enjoyed being outdoors fishing and crabbing, and he was a fan of NASCAR.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters, Jean Jankowski, Shirley Raith and Dolores Hubbs.

He is survived by his wife of 15 years, Victoria "Vicci" (Chapman) Nestor; his children, Matthew Nestor and his wife, Julie, Ringtown; Thomas Nestor, Ringtown; Raymond C. Nestor and his fiancée, Carissa Booth, Ringtown; stepson, David W. Brown Jr. and his partner, Breanna Maurer, Girardville; and stepson, William J. Brown, Girardville.

He is also survived by his grandchildren, who he loved spending time with, Matthew Allen Nestor, Raymond Robert Nestor and Aubrey Rae Nestor; and by his beloved pet chihuahua, Addy.

Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Ray's family from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Stauffer-Breznik Funeral Home, 412 W, Main St., Ringtown. State protocols regarding social distancing and wearing face masks will be observed.

Online condolences may be made at www.ringtown


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